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Live auction - brm_788033 - SPURILIA Denier

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Estimate : 400 €
Price : 240 €
Maximum bid : 280 €
End of the sale : 24 January 2023 14:23:54
bidders : 4 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 139 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 18,5 mm
Orientation dies : 10 h.
Weight : 3,73 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie sur un flan large, centré. Très beau portrait de Rome. Patine grise de collection


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête casquée de Rome à droite ; derrière X.


Reverse legend : A. SP(VR)I// ROMA.
Reverse description : Luna (la Lune), coiffée d’un croissant dans un bige galopant à droite, tenant un fouet de la main droite et les rênes de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “A. Spuri// Roma", (Spuri// Rome).


Pour ce denier, M. Crawford donne une estimation de vingt-neuf coins de droit et de trente-six coins de revers.

Historical background


(139 BC)

In 139, the "lex Gabinia" introduced the ballot in elections. This year, Calpurnius Piso and Marcus Cnæius Popillius Laenas were consuls.

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